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MoMA’s 2024 Black Arts Council Benefit To Be Held on April 4, Honoring Sherrilyn Ifill and Glenn Ligon

The Museum of Modern Art

The Museum of Modern Art’s Black Arts Council will host its annual benefit on April 4, honoring scholar and civil rights lawyer Sherrilyn Ifill and artist Glenn Ligon. The Black Arts Council supports MoMA’s mission by centering Black perspectives on modern and contemporary art. The benefit will feature a special performance by singer, songwriter, multi-instrumentalist, and producer Cautious Clay, with backing band the Community. Proceeds from this benefit support the continued impact and influence of the Black Arts Council through acquisitions, exhibitions, and educational programming that cultivates and engages a diverse museum audience.

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The Black Arts Council Benefit at The Museum of Modern Art, New York, held on April 3, 2023. Photo: Austin Donohue